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How does sepsis enter the blood stream?
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Dr. Jason Black
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Bacterial infection
Sepsis refers to a system-wide infection that overwhelms the body's defenses.
The bacteria can enter the blood stream from an infection in virtually any organ.

In brief: Bacterial infection
Sepsis refers to a system-wide infection that overwhelms the body's defenses.
The bacteria can enter the blood stream from an infection in virtually any organ.
Dr. Jason Black
Dr. Jason Black
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
In brief: It can
Any bacterial infection in the body, can seep into the blood stream. The toxins of bacteria can cause the capillaries to become more porous, and bacteria can enter blood stream- bacteremia.

In brief: It can
Any bacterial infection in the body, can seep into the blood stream. The toxins of bacteria can cause the capillaries to become more porous, and bacteria can enter blood stream- bacteremia.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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